It’s official, Donald Glover will be returning to FX midseason. The network has announced the award-winning series, Atlanta will be debuting is second season on March 1. During it’s first season, the show received an Emmys, two Golden Globes, and several other awards during its fall premiere season.
The show’s second season will be coming back with ten episodes and a new name. Premiering as Atlanta Robbin’ Season, characters played by Glover and Brian Tyree Henry, will continue their journey through the Atlanta movie scene as they try to come up.
The new title refers to a time in the city near Christmas when people are overflowing with gifts and money or on the lookout for them. Donald Glover serves as executive producer, along with Paul Simms, Dianne McGunigle, and his brother, Stephen Glover.
According to USA Today, Glover told the Television Critics Association, “We didn’t really look back at Season 1 for inspiration much. We always kept trying to do something different for the new season.
Glover, also known as Childish Gambino, has also been nominated for Album of the Year for his 2016 release, Awaken My Love. The multi-talented artist is scheduled to perform on the award show airing on January 28.
Atlanta’s second season will premiere on FX on March 1 at 10 p.m.